The Taster Day programme, which was first launched in 2014, aims to offer local junior secondary students an exciting taste of the unique energy of HKU campus life. Students have the chance to learn from HKU's friendly and knowledgeable professors and experience a range of interesting workshops.

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What's Next: HKU Taster @ Christmas 2017

We are pleased to inform you that the HKU Taster @ Christmas 2017 for S2-3 secondary school students is available to enroll starting October 01, 2017.

HKU Taster Christmas 2017
Programme Objective

The HKU Taster @ Christmas 2017 day programme immerses junior secondary school students in the unique vibrancy of campus life and excites their palates with amazing taste sensations. Through a mosaic of intriguing workshops, students will savour the 2-day learning experience led by innovative professors who will challenge them to think differently and creatively.

Dates: December 28-29 December, 2017 (Thursday & Friday)

Time:  9am-6pm (Registration starts at 8:30)
Level: S2-3
Medium of Instruction: Cantonese/English
Fee: HK $980 (Lunches are included)
Application deadline: November 12, 2017

Programme Highlight

Workshops offered by HKU Faculties:

  • Faculty of Architecture
  • Faculty of Business & Economics
  • Faculty of Engineering
  • Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine

Disclaimer: Programme contents are subject to change without prior notice.

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  1. Register at 
    (Please choose“Secondary School”in Level of Study)
  2. Activate the account by clicking the link on the confirmation email
  3. Login to your account and choose “Course Selection”
  4. Select “HKU Taster @ Christmas 2017” and complete the following information:
    • Personal Information
    • Academic Qualifications
    • Awards & Scholarships
  5. Upload the supporting documents*:
    • HKID/Passport
    • Most recent academic transcript
  6. Submit the application

*All documents should be uploaded in PDF or JPG format and the maximum upload size of each file cannot exceed 1MB. All file names must be in English.

Notes to applicant:

  1. Selection is based on the academic and non-academic achievement of the applicants.
  2. Successful applicants will receive a notification by Email with payment instruction no later than December 10, 2017. Please arrange payment 1 day after you have received the notification.
  3. Confirmation letter with registration location will be sent to each successful applicant after payment is completed.
  4. Programme fee is non-refundable.

HKU Taster@Christmas2017

HKU Taster Christmas 2016

Our souvenir to all happy faces in HKU Taster@Easter 2017~
Wherever life's journey takes you, these little memories and friends you have will never be replaced!

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